The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 48 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.79% 0.93% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.65% 5.95% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Average salary £41,500 £52,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+15.60% +4.21%
MPLS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 84 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.72% 15.67% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85 68 81
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +16 5 £41,500 -17.00% 1
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) OpenFlow
4 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (36.36%) TippingPoint
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) FWSM
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) BGP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) FWSM
3 4 (36.36%) OpenFlow
3 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Platform Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
3 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) Transition Management
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Server Building
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) TippingPoint
2 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft